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Madeleine M. Joung

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Mayor Pete Portrait

Fifteen Minutes with Mayor Pete

FM sat down with Mayor Pete in a second-floor office at the Institute of Politics, an old haunt from his time as IOP president. We talked about his college days, “The West Wing,” and his Supreme Court-packing proposal. Today’s IOP student leaders have placed a poster behind him for the occasion that reads: “Mayors ask what youth can do.”

Andrew Yang Portrait

Is Andrew Yang the Anti-Trump?

“I certainly do not relish being compared to Donald Trump,” Yang says in an interview with Fifteen Minutes, calling such comparisons “unfortunate, because Donald Trump gives real entrepreneurs a bad name, and entrepreneurs like myself regard him as more of a marketing charlatan than a real builder.” As he tells the crowd, “the opposite of Donald Trump is an Asian man who likes math.”

Prison Studies class
The Scoop

A Look Back at Harvard's Prison Studies Project

“It was wildly different than any other class I’ve taken,” Catherine M. Sirois ’10 says.

Allen Feinstein

Allen G. Feinstein ’86 Never Wants to Leave

He’s been involved with the Hasty Pudding Theatricals since his freshman year of college. “I would have to actually count how many years that is,” he says. After taking a moment to tally, he calculates that this is his 36th year.


The Atomic Mass

The large-scale collaboration between student ensembles had a very specific musical story to tell: the human history of the atomic bomb.